Among the premiere network consulting firms for small and midsize business systems, Progent maintains a large team of talented service professionals who concentrate on mainstream IT areas such as:

  • Microsoft Windows technology
  • Cisco routers, switches, ASA firewalls, wireless APs, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • Enterprise security expertise
  • Advanced connectivity architecture
  • Off-site troubleshooting and system management

Progent's Experts Team, which includes independent experts certified and managed by Progent, provides exceptionally specialized knowledge in a broad variety of vital software areas and network solutions such as:

  • Apple OS and iOS integration and applications
  • Support for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun environments
  • Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Business Intelligence expertise for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Excel Data Analysis Tools, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web-based application software design, integration, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle DBM development and DBA consulting
  • Microsoft Office Access database programming, enhancement and training
  • Microsoft Office and Office 365 online training

Creative structures for acquiring customers, delivering service, establishing a dynamic working environment, and providing generous profit sharing have allowed us to be one of the fastest expanding and best respected Microsoft Gold Partners consultant firms in America and to establish a worldwide organization for providing online IT support. If you are an accredited IT technician or network expert with an orientation towards a client service and strong communication skills, you will find in Progent a chance for enhancing your professional skills, living a more independent career, and attaining economic security.

Find Out More Details About Working at Progent
Check out these links to find out additional information about our work openings, business culture, work conditions, compensation structure, and benefits packages:

Consulting Positions at Progent
Progent is hiring a range of full-time workers including solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE and MCP network engineers; system consultants who have Cisco certification; and consultants for advanced network design with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless integration, non-stop environments, disaster recovery planning, data preservation, and VMware technology. Progent is also looking for workstation support experts, off-site troubleshooting specialists, and CISM accredited security engineers. Progent is also looking for veteran managers able to operate efficiently in our high-growth, virtual office model. Learn more details concerning staff professional services jobs at Progent by referring to Consulting Jobs at Progent.

Freelance Jobs at Progent
Progent works with independent consultants who have specialized knowledge and field background in important information technology topics beyond our primary service concentration. Our Experts Team includes independent consultants who offer advice and programming services for mission-critical applications that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; possess specialized expertise with non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux derivatives, Macintosh, or Sun, or offer world-class help in technologies such as telecommunications, web site development, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle Database development and administration. Independent consultants certified by Progent coordinate with Progent's full-time professionals to provide comprehensive solutions for small and midsize company networks. In order to learn more information about freelance opportunities with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, refer to Contract Jobs at Progent.

How Progent Is Different
We have been able to attract the top professional talent by being different. With an innovative mix of enterprising spirit, insistence on customer success, use of advanced technical tools, and an independent business model that accommodates quality-of-life choices for Progent's team members, Progent creates a stimulating culture for select individuals who posses a desire for rapidly enhancing their professional abilities to deliver concrete benefits for a variety of organizations and network environments. Find out additional information concerning ways that we are exceptional by referring to Reasons That Progent Is Different.

Progent's Virtual Office Infrastructure
Our virtual office network incorporates state-of-the-art technical tools that allow remote access, wireless communication, easy access to our knowledge bases, and close cooperation with talented colleagues to allow you to solve challenging IT problems. Our virtual office network allows consultants to focus on providing service rather than fighting commutes and lets consultants establish lasting customer relationships by enabling you to come up with quick, viable, and cost-effective solutions. In order to find out additional details about our virtual office business model, go to Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation and Benefit Packages
Our compensation is determined by revenue sharing. The money you earn is entirely determined by the revenue you contribute. Consultants have the choice of focusing on quality of life and electing to consult at an easy pace, using Progent's flexible schedule to follow personal pursuits, or you can take advantage of the chance to make significant income by persistent effort and long consulting time. Progent also provides full family health care insurance plus many other benefits. Learn more concerning our compensation and benefit programs by referring to Progent Compensation and Benefit Packages.

Consulting at Progent Frequently Asked Questions
For replies to popular questions about becoming a consultant at Progent, see Working with Progent Q&A.

Here is a list of some present job opportunities:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a variety of small organizations to maintain networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of knowledge include network infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Senior Microsoft IT Consultant Job


P016

Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Experts to help Progent's clients with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting role that will be performed at our client sites in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is required, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support clients of all desktop and laptop computers powered by current Microsoft technologies. In addition, work extensively with client's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

Details about Desktop Engineer Positions


P018

Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for experienced Senior Microsoft IT consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a range of small and midsize organizations maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of expertise include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Positions


Expert

Senior Microsoft Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is looking for a Sr. Microsoft Exchange expert to spearhead large-scale Exchange design and implementation projects. The ideal applicant would be a computer consultant with mastery in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a solid understanding of Active Directory. This position calls for a background in the consulting, system design, deployment and maintenance of these platforms.

Specifics on Senior Exchange Consultant Job


S25

Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative (BDR) to work as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's broad selection of information technology outsourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Generating and articulating crucial elements of engagement proposals that associate Progent's deliverables with real business value
  • Maintaining good relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing ongoing account management and developing follow-on engagements
  • Maintaining an understanding of continually evolving technology

Details on Business Development Representative (BDR) Job - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you wish to enquire about any position shown above, please e-mail your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the job codes of the jobs of interest.

Additional Facts Concerning Opportunities with Us

Career Jobs for Network Engineers, Desktop Support Technicians,
Security Experts, and Remote Support Professionals

Progent wants to hire fulltime, results-oriented Microsoft certified consultants with MCSE or MCP credentials; Cisco certified network engineers with CCIE certification; security professionals with CISSP or equivalent security certification; and high-end system design experts with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, high availability, workplace recovery, data preservation, and virtual servers. Progent also is hiring employees to join Progent's team of helpdesk service specialists and remote support experts. In addition, Progent is looking for experienced administrators able to perform effectively in our high-growth, virtual office culture.

By supporting a team of skilled and dedicated consultants, delivering world-class client care, and following a competitive results-based pricing structure, Progent has managed to expand our client base dramatically while delivering professional support to numerous companies in Northern California and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a common knowledge database, and a group strategy for problem solving have allowed Progent to retain a skilled staff and a loyal customer list.

If you are a network professional with troubleshooting expertise, teaming with Progent or helping Progent's customers can expand your knowledge through cooperation with our staff of highly team-oriented, expert consultants. Our commitment to providing network consulting and computer support to small and midsize companies will give you the chance to work closely with decision makers and contribute appreciably to the growth of exciting companies.

We are looking for consultants who can show recognized certification in their special expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft expert, you must have earned your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. For Cisco professionals, show us your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For network security, you should show you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISA, Certified Information Security Manager, or other leading security certifications. Naturally, Progent is aware of “paper MCSEs.” Notwithstanding, simply because a certificate does not guarantee excellence is no justification for not having one. If you know your field, then most of those certifications should be no great difficulty. The point is that if you call yourself an expert, then customers deserve to see certifications. We will market your talents, but you must provide a baseline of credentials for Progent to market. If you happen to be strongly against the idea of certifications, we can sympathize with and honor your position, but you are probably not an appropriate candidate.

Freelance Work for Certified Application Specialists for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux/UNIX, and Sun Solaris Technology

For over two decades, our consulting professionals have provided affordable and effective network support services for companies in Northern California and across the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office network, a common support knowledge base, and a team philosophy for problem solving have helped us to retain a talented staff and quickly expand a satisfied customer base.

The Experts Group is our way to provide clients the help of specialized information technology consulting professionals who have advanced knowledge and field background in important technologies outside of our primary concentration in network infrastructure and security. Experts Group members are typically independent contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been thoroughly certified by Progent to collaborate with Progent's staff engineers to provide end-to-end, enterprise-class network solutions to small businesses. Progent is always enhancing the Experts Team in order to meet the special needs of our customer base.

Our Experts Team currently offers support in these technologies:

  • Macintosh integration and applications
  • Support for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris systems
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • Strategic and specialized program help
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Special applications development and integration
  • Web, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer information portal development and integration
  • Database support and efficiency consulting
  • Business information consulting
  • Telecom systems support

Benefits of becoming part of Our Experts Team include:

  • By associating with Progent, you get to take advantage of the impact of our explosive growth and top-notch recognition in the industry. By maintaining a group of talented and committed professionals, providing excellent customer care, and following a strong, value-oriented billing structure, we have quadrupled our customer base over the last few years and Progent now provides professoinal support to hundreds of businesses in California and across the U.S.
  • Our veteran marketing team takes care of all facets of marketing your services and areas of expertise into our quickly expanding customer base, so you expend less effort finding clients and more time making revenue.
  • We will facilitate communications between you and our key group of expert Microsoft and Cisco qualified engineers who act as the gateway to the influential managers among our customers.
  • Progent's sales and operations staffs will manage the complete sales and contracting cycle, from opportunity generation, project approval, client requirements description, skills matching, job analysis proposal writing, contract negotiation and execution. Your entire responsibility stays with providing top-quality consulting expertise.
  • Progent will provide you connections to our sophisticated virtual office infrastructure, offering convenient conference locations throughout the San Francisco area, and Internet and telecomm access throughout the United States.
  • You will have access to our extensive database, procedures based on best practices, library of professional documents, and the aggregate experience from one of the country's largest pool of expert consulting engineers.
  • We will share partner-only benefits from leading vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted educational seminars, on-line connections to restricted vendor troubleshooting tools and technical support resources, and downloadable internal use programs for training and/or sales purposes.
  • You will have the security of backup coverage from Progent's staff consultants and other Expert Team members in the event you are unavailable to respond to client demands due to work schedule conflicts, vacation, sickness, or training.
  • As a 1099 subcontractor to Progent, you get simplified, risk-free invoicing and consistent payment schedules. In addition, Progent is responsible for receivables collection

There is not any cost to become part of our Experts Group, but we do have strict requirements for membership:

  • You should show a strong track record as a consulting professional working on your own in your field of specialization, including at least a two year history of completed contracting projects and/or have your own active customer base to whom you now provide ongoing support services.
  • You have to demonstrate that you are an expert in your area of specialization, which includes having a long task-relevant record and excellent references, and possess up-to-date vendor or institutional professional qualifications.
  • You need to be able to present yourself in a professional manner and be self motivated and confident in your skills. You need to have strong inter-personal skills and be able to work effectively by yourself or as part of a team.
  • You should be able to explain realistic goals to clients and fellow Progent team members and you should be able evaluate tasks, produce task plans, and define reasonable work schedules.

Enhance Your Abilities with Advanced Technology and
Joining a Great Team of Network Consultants

Progent's productive atmosphere will make you a more capable professional by improving your information technology skills and boosting the satisfaction of your customers. Progent delivers on this promise by attracting the best professional experts for you to work with, offering an advanced network and communications infrastructure, using specialized software utilities to deliver the highest level of support, and by optimizing proven business models for attracting and keeping clients.

The most important factor that differentiates Progent from typical consulting firms is the quality of our support professionals. Out of the 50 or so consultants who have teamed with Progent, we have recruited top talent across a broad range of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, corporate security, Mac, Linux, VMware, or other vital areas, we deploy professionals who can enable you to be effective on major projects by combining the collective experience of our team of professionals.

To promote the success of our team, we invest significantly in providing the best tools to do the work properly. We will exploit information technology to an extraordinary degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure allows effortless communications, cooperation, and information exchange with other Progent team members — entirely from home-based or on-the-road offices. Consultants don’t throw away time or lose revenue because of regular drives to a physical office, and any driving you do for on-site customer jobs is determined by your own time table, not Progent's. The best part is that most of our consulting services can be performed off-site, representing maximum productivity for billable time. In fact, some Progent staff do off-site consulting exclusively.

Progent's business structure is set up for reacting quickly and effectively to customer needs via knowledge exchange and collaborative problem solving. Although our engineers operate with a high level of freedom, dispatching is unified, client issues and resolutions are carefully monitored, recorded, and organized for easy retrieval, current engineer schedules are broadcast to streamline team projects and enable problem escalation, and customer approval is continually monitored. We strengthen the feeling of connection through monthly team conferences and quarterly corporate events.

Most of Progent's team is situated throughout California, however we are attracting a quickly growing group of network experts throughout America. Our virtual office infrastructure eliminates geographic boundaries that restrict the efficiency of conventional company models. We complete the deal by offering a full benefit program to promote the physical health and financial welfare of our employees and their families.

Just as we have awesome consulting professionals, our sales and operations groups live up to the excellence that characterizes Progent. These high-performance contributors to our success are helping us to identify and land the scores of new clients we are now acquiring each month. Progent lately celebrated the providing of services to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why we are also an effective marketing operation.

Possessing a commitment to technical proficiency is a cornerstone for growth with Progent. A job in consulting will drive you to learn more than is possible in any other position in network technology. Being confronted by a continual series of network challenges is what makes professional support exciting. Clients choose consulting firms to perform the “hard stuff.” Creative projects, leading-edge deployments, vexing or chronic issues, and difficult upgrades are the foundation for what we do every day. With us, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is sadly common for computer professionals in ordinary corporate jobs. You will awake every morning enthusiastic about the challenges to come.

Along the way, you will work with some wonderful folks, both by building close client relationships and by working in conjunction with other Progent consultants, where you will benefit from and add to their growth. Of course, technology is important, but Progent is a relationship-oriented company heart and soul. If you don’t have excellent people skills or enjoy working with a varied assortment of personalities, then Progent is in all likelihood not a good match.

If this sounds good to you, we urge you to talk to us about our view of the future of information technology consulting.

Enjoy Lifestyle Improvements and Technical Prowess with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent believes that a well architected and implemented network can be a pivotal factor for accelerating a firm's growth, and Progent follows this credo in our own system environment. Progent has built a non-stop virtual office network that enables Progent's in-house consultants and authorized contractors to offer fast and effective support, cooperate closely on sophisticated projects, and experience career and personal growth from acting as a member of an exciting company culture of self motivation and freedom.
















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